We Built This City

Broadcasting live from "Little Switzerland," San Francisco. Twitter @TheRealWBTC. E-mail me here. An explanation of the title here. My other blog: The Sutro Tower Fan Club. And no, he's not a greyhound, he's a whippet named Chase (Rocket passed away in March). PLEASE DON'T message me on Tumblr, I don't check those. Yes, it's a real tattoo.

Scenes from Triple Alley at AT&T Park

I generally resent having to go to sports events for work, but my company rented out Triple Alley, which gives a pretty awesome view of the field during warmups.

I generally resent having to go to sports events for work, but my company rented out Triple Alley, which gives a pretty awesome view of the field during warmups.

Giants v. Dodgers game for a work event

Giants v. Dodgers game for a work event

Historic F-Market car 1079, from Detroit

Historic F-Market car 1079, from Detroit

Entrance to the Shell Building on Bush downtown

Entrance to the Shell Building on Bush downtown

WHOSAGOODDOG! Lunchtime walk at Pier 14

WHOSAGOODDOG! Lunchtime walk at Pier 14

Band of fog over the Excelsior at dawn

Band of fog over the Excelsior at dawn

Mercury, with a daffodil (on California St.)

Mercury, with a daffodil (on California St.)

Chinatown

Chinatown

Oh, San Francisco.

Oh, San Francisco.

The box for Rocket’s ashes arrived today, by ceramicist Sarah Snavely, and it’s *so* gorgeous. The pics on Sarah’s website didn’t do it justice. A perfect way to honor a perfect whippet.

In the lobby of the Fairmont Hotel

In the lobby of the Fairmont Hotel

Coit Tower from the rooftop garden at the Fairmont

Coit Tower from the rooftop garden at the Fairmont

Rooftop garden at the Fairmont Hotel

Rooftop garden at the Fairmont Hotel

And THAT’s how you make sure your friends can find you in Dolores Park

And THAT’s how you make sure your friends can find you in Dolores Park